The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Knowledge Management
Rank 443 403 436
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +33
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 167 186 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.47% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 79 63
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£361 £325 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.05% -26.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £223 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £610 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £450
% change year-on-year
- -27.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Average hourly rate £10.75 £40.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.12% +122.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £19.15 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £50.00 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.75 £30.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-64.16% +66.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41485 39369 34836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.59% 74.79% 73.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26264 24909 20841
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1203 1184 1052
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -10.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £48.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -39 154 £362 +11.29% 25
South East -14 61 £338 +3.84% 5
London -18 45 £450 +6.50% 8
Hampshire -20 27 £361 +11.05% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 18 £375 +85.18% 1
City of London +6 13 £450 -4.76% 2
West Midlands -5 12 £313 -52.83% 1
North West -13 12 £299 +13.49% 5
Southampton - 10 £425 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 9 £340 +2.87%
Tyne and Wear -4 9 £340 +2.87%
North East -4 9 £340 +2.87%
High Wycombe - 9 £375 -
Warwickshire - 8 £313 -
Oxfordshire - 8 £300 -
Berkshire -2 7 £450 +38.46% 1
Surrey +8 6 £395 -28.18% 2
Reading +12 5 £413 - 1
Wales +4 5 £425 -
South West +1 5 £275 -4.34%
Scotland 0 5 £325 -10.95% 1
East Midlands -8 5 - - 1
Winchester - 5 £288 -
Oxford - 5 £288 -
Cardiff +10 4 £425 -
South Wales 0 4 £425 -
Manchester -11 4 - - 4
Hook - 4 £331 -
Lancashire +11 3 £299 -14.55%
Wiltshire +4 3 £263 -38.23%

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Knowledge Management.

1 129 (36.03%) HP
2 120 (33.52%) Security Cleared
3 119 (33.24%) Microsoft
4 106 (29.61%) SC Cleared
5 100 (27.93%) ITIL
6 88 (24.58%) HTML
7 86 (24.02%) ISTQB
8 85 (23.74%) .NET
9 83 (23.18%) Project Management
10 81 (22.63%) MS Excel
11 76 (21.23%) Oracle
12 68 (18.99%) JavaScript
13 67 (18.72%) Test Scripting
14 65 (18.16%) ASP.NET
15 62 (17.32%) UNIX
15 62 (17.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 61 (17.04%) JSP
17 56 (15.64%) Linux
18 52 (14.53%) Finance
19 49 (13.69%) Oracle EBS
20 48 (13.41%) Service Management
21 47 (13.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
21 47 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
22 46 (12.85%) Citrix
23 45 (12.57%) Cisco
24 42 (11.73%) ISEB
24 42 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification
25 40 (11.17%) Cisco Certification
25 40 (11.17%) SAN
25 40 (11.17%) SQL

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Knowledge Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (9.22%) SharePoint
1 33 (9.22%) CMS
2 7 (1.96%) Confluence
2 7 (1.96%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.12%) Lync
4 3 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (0.84%) IBM Notes
4 3 (0.84%) Apache
4 3 (0.84%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.84%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.56%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.28%) SAS
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 81 (22.63%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.15%) MS Office
3 11 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.79%) MS Project
5 9 (2.51%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.56%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 49 (13.69%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.96%) Agresso
3 5 (1.40%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (1.12%) SAP FI
4 4 (1.12%) Oracle CRM
4 4 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.28%) SAP PP-PI
7 1 (0.28%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.28%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.28%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.28%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.28%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.28%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.12%) Taleo
3 1 (0.28%) SaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 40 (11.17%) SAN
2 15 (4.19%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.40%) DNS
3 5 (1.40%) DHCP
4 4 (1.12%) PBX
4 4 (1.12%) Firewall
5 3 (0.84%) NAS
5 3 (0.84%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.84%) Wireshark
5 3 (0.84%) FTP
5 3 (0.84%) VPN
5 3 (0.84%) SSL
5 3 (0.84%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.84%) DMZ
6 2 (0.56%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.56%) Intranet
6 2 (0.56%) LAN
6 2 (0.56%) Wireless
6 2 (0.56%) Network Security
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.66%) Oracle Reports
2 18 (5.03%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.68%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.68%) RDBMS
5 6 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.40%) DB2
6 5 (1.40%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.12%) Big Data
7 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.84%) DTS
9 2 (0.56%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.56%) IDOL
9 2 (0.56%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.56%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.56%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (1.96%) Subversion
2 6 (1.68%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.68%) JIRA
3 4 (1.12%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.28%) JUnit
5 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
General
1 52 (14.53%) Finance
2 19 (5.31%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.63%) Banking
4 12 (3.35%) Retail
5 8 (2.23%) Law
5 8 (2.23%) Legal
6 7 (1.96%) Marketing
7 6 (1.68%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.68%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.12%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.56%) Publishing
10 2 (0.56%) Front Office
10 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.56%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (22.91%) Analyst
2 29 (8.10%) Test Specialist
3 26 (7.26%) Test Analyst
4 24 (6.70%) Developer
5 21 (5.87%) Architect
5 21 (5.87%) Project Manager
5 21 (5.87%) Consultant
5 21 (5.87%) Support Analyst
6 19 (5.31%) ServiceNow Developer
7 17 (4.75%) Business Analyst
7 17 (4.75%) Test Leader
8 12 (3.35%) Knowledge Manager
9 11 (3.07%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (2.79%) Test Manager
11 9 (2.51%) Project Officer
11 9 (2.51%) Tester
12 8 (2.23%) Service Manager
12 8 (2.23%) Data Architect
13 7 (1.96%) Technical Support
13 7 (1.96%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (24.58%) HTML
2 85 (23.74%) .NET
3 65 (18.16%) ASP.NET
4 61 (17.04%) JSP
5 29 (8.10%) Web Services
6 25 (6.98%) CSS
7 24 (6.70%) XML
8 4 (1.12%) REST
8 4 (1.12%) jQuery
9 3 (0.84%) HTML5
9 3 (0.84%) XMPP
9 3 (0.84%) JSON
9 3 (0.84%) J2EE
10 2 (0.56%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.28%) NHibernate
11 1 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.28%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (9.50%) CMDB
3 22 (6.15%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.23%) Social Media
5 7 (1.96%) Taxonomies
6 6 (1.68%) Replication
6 6 (1.68%) GIS
6 6 (1.68%) Wiki
6 6 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.40%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.40%) E-Learning
8 4 (1.12%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.84%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.84%) CESG
9 3 (0.84%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.84%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.56%) BYOD
10 2 (0.56%) User Experience
10 2 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 62 (17.32%) UNIX
2 56 (15.64%) Linux
3 31 (8.66%) Windows
4 13 (3.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (3.63%) HPUX
4 13 (3.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.23%) Windows 7
6 7 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.12%) VME
8 3 (0.84%) Windows NT
8 3 (0.84%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.84%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.56%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.28%) Android
10 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (27.93%) ITIL
2 83 (23.18%) Project Management
3 67 (18.72%) Test Scripting
4 48 (13.41%) Service Management
5 37 (10.34%) Problem Management
6 35 (9.78%) Security Testing
7 34 (9.50%) Incident Management
8 32 (8.94%) Workflow
9 31 (8.66%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (8.66%) Migration
10 30 (8.38%) Service Delivery
10 30 (8.38%) Continuous Improvement
11 28 (7.82%) ITSM
12 26 (7.26%) Content Management
13 25 (6.98%) Test Strategy
13 25 (6.98%) Change Management
14 23 (6.42%) Configuration Management
14 23 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (6.42%) PRINCE2
15 22 (6.15%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 68 (18.99%) JavaScript
2 40 (11.17%) SQL
3 36 (10.06%) Java
4 31 (8.66%) PowerShell
5 17 (4.75%) VBA
6 10 (2.79%) C#
7 3 (0.84%) C
7 3 (0.84%) VB
8 1 (0.28%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 120 (33.52%) Security Cleared
2 106 (29.61%) SC Cleared
3 86 (24.02%) ISTQB
4 62 (17.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 47 (13.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 42 (11.73%) ISEB
6 42 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 40 (11.17%) Cisco Certification
8 36 (10.06%) MCITP
9 23 (6.42%) DV Cleared
10 16 (4.47%) Degree
11 7 (1.96%) MCSE
11 7 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.68%) CCNA
13 5 (1.40%) PMI Certification
14 4 (1.12%) PMP
14 4 (1.12%) APMP
15 3 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (0.84%) CCNP
16 2 (0.56%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.31%) QA
2 15 (4.19%) SLA
3 6 (1.68%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.28%) HL7
5 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.28%) COBIT
5 1 (0.28%) PMBOK
System Software
1 33 (9.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 3 (0.84%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.84%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.56%) XenApp
7 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (8.94%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.23%) SCCM
3 5 (1.40%) ServiceCenter
3 5 (1.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (1.12%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.84%) Nessus
5 3 (0.84%) Nmap
6 2 (0.56%) Casper Suite
6 2 (0.56%) ZENworks
6 2 (0.56%) SCOM
7 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.28%) Nagios
7 1 (0.28%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 129 (36.03%) HP
2 119 (33.24%) Microsoft
3 76 (21.23%) Oracle
4 46 (12.85%) Citrix
5 45 (12.57%) Cisco
6 32 (8.94%) ServiceNow
7 25 (6.98%) BMC
8 22 (6.15%) CA
9 17 (4.75%) SAP
10 14 (3.91%) VMware
11 10 (2.79%) Remedy
12 6 (1.68%) IBM
13 5 (1.40%) Ab Initio
13 5 (1.40%) Avaya
13 5 (1.40%) webMethods
14 4 (1.12%) Siebel
14 4 (1.12%) ATG
14 4 (1.12%) ICL
15 3 (0.84%) Pega
15 3 (0.84%) Altiris
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